Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship Application


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Due Dates

All supplemental materials (transcript and two letters of reference) must be postmarked no later than February 1, 2013 to be considered on time. Any missing component, the transcript, reference letter(s) or this online application, will result in an incomplete application.

Transcripts

Each applicant is required to submit one set of official, sealed transcript. They may be mailed to:

    The University of Akron
    Stitzlein Alumni Center
    Attention: Legacy Scholarship
    Akron, OH 44325-2602

Reference Letters

Two Reference Letters are required with this application:

    1) One from a teacher/administrator/school counselor, and
    2) One from a community citizen not related to you.

These should be submitted by your reference via e-mail to alumni@uakron.edu or mailed to:

    The University of Akron
    Stitzlein Alumni Center
    Attention: Legacy Scholarship
    Akron, OH 44325-2602

Personal Information

Phone type*

Educational Background



students

Legacy Information (required)

Please provide the following information for any parent(s), grandparent(s) or guardian(s) who received a degree from The University of Akron. Applicant must list at least one alumnus to qualify.

Phone type*

Degree type(s)


Relationship to you



Additional Alumni Information (optional)

Phone type

Degree type(s)


Relationship to you



Additional Alumni Information (optional)

Phone type

Degree type(s)


Relationship to you



Personal Achievements/Accomplishments

Extracurricular Activities – Include Leadership Positions Held and Years of Membership
i.e., clubs, performing arts, athletic participation



Community or Volunteer Service – Include Years of Involvement
Please note: a minimum of two years of community service is required



Awards and Special Honors



Employment Experience



Essay
In 500 words or less, describe something about yourself not already or sufficiently communicated in your application that distinguishes you as a potential scholarship candidate.

Don't worry about formatting - we're interested in what you have to say. Feel free to type outside this box, say, in Microsoft Word, and paste in.




Applicant Certification

By checking this box, I certify that the information provided in this application is true, complete and accurate and that all statements and essays are my own work. The University of Akron Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship may be denied or revoked if any information is found to be incomplete or inaccurate. I give permission to The University of Akron Alumni Association to contact the Office of Financial Aid to obtain information from my Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and other records including GPA and SAT/ACT scores. Should I receive an award, I give permission to The University of Akron Alumni Association to utilize my name and award amount in any publicity or marketing materials.